Historic Markers Across Alabama



Thomas Monroe Campbell



Marker ID:  
Location: Foster Drive, Tuskegee Institute, AL
County: Macon
Coordinates: N 32° 25.833    W 085° 42.685
  32.43055    -85.71141666
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Thomas Monroe Campbell

On this site
November 12, 1906
Thomas Monroe Campbell,
the first Negro agent, received
notice of his selection by
Dr. Booker T. Washington and
Dr. Seaman A. Knapp, U.S.D.A.
to begin extension work
in agriculture.
Erected January 1952



Notes:

More information:
NPS - Tuskegee University
Wikipedia - Booker T. Washington
Wikipedia - George Washington Carver



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